**HOME AND BUSINESS SHOW 2017 JUST 2 WEEKS AWAY!!**
Huron County Chamber of Commerce, DON'T MISS OUT! Join us on February 25, 2017, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. for our 16th annual Home and Business Show. SPOTS ARE FILLING UP FAST! If you have not participated in the show we would encourage you to make it part of your marketing plan for 2017. If you have been an active participant in previous shows we thank you and invite you to return in 2017. This is an affordable opportunity, well marketed to the general public with no admission fee, right here in your own backyard. We will have stage demonstrations throughout the day, and the United Fund will again provide the lunch counter. But that’s not all! We have just signed a contract to bring UFC Heavy Weight Champion, Stipe Miocic to the Home Show! He will be here for pictures, autographs, etc. Make your reservations today for either a 8’ table (only) space, a 10x10 or 10x20 booth or contact the office if you should need to reserve bulk space. Note that electricity is very limited and does require an additional fee for access. If you have any questions regarding the show or need more information please contact the Chamber office and we’ll be glad to assist you.
Home and Business Show Pricing Guide for 2017
Table Top 8 ft: $185
Booth Size 10x10: $225
Booth Size 10x20: $420
This is going to be an awesome event! Don’t miss out on the fun and the visibility for your company! Sign up for the 2017 Home & Business Show TODAY!
**KEEP USING THOSE CHAMBER GIFT CERTIFICATES!!**
Huron County Chamber of Commerce, 10 West Main Street, Norwalk; Chamber Gift Certificates are always the Right Size, Right Color and Right amount and are great to give and receive ANY time of year. They can be used for everything from APPLES to a stuffed ZEBRA! (Groceries, gas, prescriptions, veterinary, auto, beauty, medical and many other products and services). Chamber gift certificates can be redeemed at any Huron County Chamber business. Call the Chamber to pre-order and we will have them ready for you to pick up. No fees or service charges. They can be purchased by anyone for any amount. DON’T WAIT! Get your Chamber Gift Certificates TODAY!
Huron County Chamber of Commerce, 10 West Main Street, Norwalk; 419-668-4155. We have lots of opportunities for you to get involved with your local Chamber! Join us for a meeting or call for more information. We’d love to have you with us! J
02: 8:00 am - Program Committee
08: 8:00 am - Membership Committee
09: 5:30 pm - Bicentennial Committee
15: 8:00 am - Education Committee
16: 11:30 am - Safety Council Annual Meeting
American Legion, Monroeville, OH
22: 8:00am – 4:00pm - H/R & Safety University
Stay for an hour or all day, Qualifies for External SC Credit
RSVP to 419-668-4155; 10 West Main Street, Norwalk
**OHIO SAFETY CONGRESS AND EXPO**
Huron County Safety Coucil, 10 West Main Street, Norwalk; 419-668-4155. Register today for the 2017 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo: Ohio Worker’s Compensation Medical & Health Symposium March 8-10, and after attending enter to win some great prizes at next month’s Safety Council meeting! **PLEASE NOTE: this Safety Congress is only available to current Huron County Safety Council member businesses.**
Huron County Visitors’ Bureau, 10 West Main Street, Norwalk; 419-668-4155. Join is in celebrating Norwalk’s 200th birthday! Throughout the coming year we will be posting upcoming events. We hope to see many of you during these celebrations!
Date TBA: Plastic Lid Artwork Install, Frontier Communications Building
Feb. 25: Maple City Ice/Norwalk Trivia Pub Crawl, Huron County Chamber of Commerce
Feb. 25: 16 Annual Home & Business Show, Norwalk Middle School, 10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Date TBA: Norwalk Mural Install, Northern Ohio Antique Mall
**CPR & FIRST AID CERTIFICATION**
Huron County Safety Council, 10 West Main Street, Norwalk; 419-668-4155. Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Space is still available! Get CPR/First Aid Certification. Deposit of$50 pp is required upon reservation. Lunch will be provided. Read our flyer for full details. Contact the Chamber to register today.
**HOMES FOR SALES**
210 W. Main Street, Norwalk. Lovely Century Home! Located on a corner lot close to downtown Norwalk. With 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and 2 car detached garage. This home features living room with gas log fireplace, formal dining room, updated kitchen with quartz counters and sun room. Updated roof in 2014. Large back yard. Asking Price $139,900. Call today for more information!
**GROW YOUR MONEY**
KeyBank, 51 East Main Street, Norwalk; 567-424-4060. Visit www.key.com; Jacqueline_S_Reed@KeyBank.com. Grow your money even faster. Three great Fixed Rate CD offers. Which CD is right for you? Earn more and grow your money faster. Two great Bonus Variable Rate interest offers. Check out our flyers or visit our office for more details today!
**2017 – 2018 Scholarships!**
Payne, Nickles & Company, 257 Benedict Ave, Bldg. D.; 419-668-2552. Payne, Nickles & Company, CPAs, through The Fund for Huron County (an affiliate of The Community Foundation of Lorain County), is proud to announce it is again offering up to two (2) $2,000 scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. The scholarship is open to fourth or fifth year students with accounting majors, and is intended to assist the student in meeting the 150-hour requirement to take the CPA exam. The scholarship is non-renewable. Eligibility Criteria) Erie/Huron, or contiguous counties, Ohio resident,
Minimum 2.8 grade point average, Completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
The application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, May 5, 2017. Our scholarship is based on field of study, merit, financial need and community involvement. The decision is final and will be announced in late June. The scholarship will be paid to the school (not to an individual or bookstore) in one installment. The Firm’s offices are located at 422 West Market Street in Sandusky and 257 Benedict Avenue, Bldg. D in Norwalk. Scholarship applications can be picked up at either location, or printed from the Payne, Nickles & Company website at www.pncpa.biz. All completed applications should be submitted to the Fund for Huron County, 12 Benedict Ave., Norwalk, Ohio 44857.
**EAGLE CREEK AND CAMEO PIZZA AT THE CREEK**
Eagle Creek Golf Club, 2406 New State Road, Norwalk; 419-668-8535. Visit www.eaglecreekgolf.com Cameo at the Creek Restaurant, 419-668-9197. Cameo's New Winter Hours: Monday closed. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 4pm to 9pm, Friday and Saturday 11am to 10pm, Sunday 11am-9pm. Always open to the public!!! Take Out, Delivery or Dine In and Order Online at eaglecreekgolf.com. Check out our daily specials, coupons and gorgeous view. Month of February Special, including Valentine's Day...Choose any medium specialty pizza and a bottle of fine wine for only $31!
**PROTECT YOUR VEHICLE WITH WEATHER TECH**
EZ Auto Convenience, 57 North Prospect Street, Norwalk; 419-706-3728. Visit www.e-z2start.com
Protect your vehicle’s interior from salt, sleet, and snow! WeatherTech floor liners are laser measured and custom fit to each vehicle for optimal protection from the elements. Call us at 419 706 3728 or stop by our shop to inquire about pricing for your vehicle!
**HOMES FOR SALE**
Century 21 Premiere Properties, 201 Milan Ave. B, Norwalk; 419-668-2100. 157 Woodlawn Ave,
Norwalk, Ohio. Single Family Detached - This beautiful ranch is situated on a spacious corner lot in a great neighborhood. The current owners have tastefully updated the entire home and it is completely move in ready. The kitchen features ample cabinetry, decorative tile backsplash, an abundance of counter space, and a large peninsula for an eat-in kitchen area. The open concept layout flows into the formal dining space perfect for entertaining company. The large windows on the front of the home offer natural light for the main living area with a wood burning fireplace and faux tin ceiling. Wood flooring flows throughout the main living area and down the hallway. There are three spacious bedrooms and the master has an oversized closet. A full finished basement offers extra space for a family room/rec room and there is a large amount of storage space. The perks continue outside with a large 2 car garage and a gorgeous stamped patio. The charm this home has to offer is endless. Seller is related to the listing agent. Asking Price $165,000.
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**HEALTHY HAPPENINGS - FEBRUARY & MARCH 2017**
Feb. 13: Shoe Sale. Feb 15: Gift Shop Clearance Sales
Feb 21 – Apr 18: Couch to 5K – Free Program to help you “Get off the Couch and Get into Exercise”.
Feb 25: Chamber of Commerce Home and Business Show
Visit Healthy Living Online for more resources such as various classes, available screenings, and more. https://www.fisher-titus.org/
Water Softeners, Drinking Water and More! Let us help you “Love your Water!” Call Today!
D & D Smith Winery, 401 West Main Street, Norwalk; 419-577-0242. Visit www.ddsmithwinery.com
Hours: Mon-Tues. closed, Wed 1-5pm, Thurs 1-9 pm, Sat 12-11pm, Sun 12-6pm.
Rum is our special the month of February. We'll do the traditional Cuban Highball otherwise known as the Mojito!! Martinis still available - white chocolate or regular chocolate!!..... We can mix with Wine or with liquor... We've found the Cherry wine goes great with the chocolate Martinis!!! Tastes like a chocolate covered cherry!! Either drink is $6 and available Saturday or Sunday!
2/15/17: Cream of Potato Soup this week
2/19/17: Euchre Tournament - 1-5pm, $5 entry pot goes to winner. * 6 games * Alternating Partners * Stick the Dealer. Light snacks provided. Come out and have a fun afternoon at D&D Smith Winery! Sign-ups are at the winery. Give me a call to get a feel for the # of players.
2/25/17:In Celebration of Mardi Gras we have a few fun things to do today here at D&D!!
LulaRoe Info - 3-5 pm Sandy is with us on some different samples of Dove Chocolates and Jami will be here with LuLaRoe 3-6 showing off some new fashions!! Stop out and enjoy some fun and snacks!
Wine & Canvas - $35 pp includes a glass of WINE!! Register online here
2/26/17: Ohio Wine Producers "Truck" Program. 2-4pm Learn what goes well with foods, turn on your senses to the different wines and cheeses available during this 2 hour afternoon here at D&D Smith Winery! Keep the date! Call the phone # on pic to reserve seats. Sign up here
**MINGLE AT OUR MONTHLY ACTIVITIES**
Senior Enrichment Services, 130 Shady Lane Drive, Norwalk; 419-668-6245. www.sfaconnection.org
Weekly: Be Healthy: Mind, Body, Spirit. Tai Chi: Wednesdays,8:30 am, 6 session punch card/$30; Yoga: Tuesdays, 9:30 am or Wednesdays, 5:15 pm. $25 for 6 weeks.
2/6-27: Beginner Stained Glass Class – Four week session February 6 – 27, 2017; 1 – 4pm. Fee: $22
3/21/17: Jukebox Bingo! 5-7 p.m. Bingo – Brats – Brew!
**YOUR DESTINATION FOR FUN!**
Daniels Hobbies, 34 E. Main Street, Norwalk, 419-588-2029. www.danielshobbies.com. Now 38+ years of radio control hobby expertise is right on main street. The store is packed with RC vehicles/planes, drones, s rockets, slot cars, static models and trains! Open Monday - Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM. Join us at the Chamber of Commerce Home and Business Show Sat. 2/25/17 for live demonstrations!
**WELCOME HOME PROGRAM**
Firelands Federal Credit Union, P.O. Box 8005, Bellevue; 175 Cleveland Rd., Norwalk; 419-668-5833; www.firelandsfcu.org. Firelands FCU is again offering the Welcome Home program... $5,000 down payment assistance grants for borrowers that qualify! This program offers low down payments and no grant repayment after 5 years. Funds will be available March 1, 2017 for eligible applicants. Purchase contract required. Let us pre-approve you, so you can get in contract and take advantage of this offer! Give us a call today at 419-668-5833.
**PRE-SEASON LAWN MOWER SERVICE**
North Central Ag, LLC, 100 Industrial Drive, New London; 419-281-7820. Visit www.northcentralag.com
Avoid the spring rush! Schedule your spring lawn mower service now. We work on all mower brands! Full service includes blade sharpening, oil & filter change, lube and a full cleaning. Pickup & delivery is available. Pricing for lawn tractors and zero turn mowers start at $195. We also service trimmers, chainsaws, leaf blowers & more. Call us today! www.northcentralag.com
Modern Builders Supply, Inc., 369 Milan Ave., Norwalk; 419-660-9890, 419-921-5147. Visit www.modernbuilderssupply.com. KraftMaid Vantage – 10% OFF with the purchase of 5 or more cabinets. KraftMaid Cabinetry – 5% OFF with the purchase of 5 or more cabinets. Promotion ends February 28, 2017 http://www.mbsinteriors.com/ Starmark Cabinetry - Save up to 20% OFF Select Door Styles Call to discuss our FREE Upgrades and Specialty Finish Discounts. Savings ends February 10, 2017. We also have a kitchen and bath designer on hand. Call today!
**EXPERIENCE THE MYERS DIFFERENCE**
Myers Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, 1111 Castalia Street, Bellevue; 419-483-3281. Visit www.Myersautocenter.com. We have an AWESOME oil change & tire rotation special for $29.95 (most makes and models). Please call to schedule a time to come out and experience the Myers difference or go online to schedule your service appointment today!!!! Also, we have great deals on new and pre-owned vehicles with lease specials as low as $169 per month on a new 2017 Jeep Compass!!!! We also have the over 60 pre-owned vehicles of all different makes and models. Myers Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will make sure you get taken care of like family with any automotive needs that you have. Visit us today!
**HUGE SAVINGS ON WINTER AND HOLIDAY MERCHANDISE!**
Naturally Country Naturally Country – 845 Lais Road – Norwalk – 419-668-4340
SALE! 50% OFF all Christmas and Winter merchandise throughout the store! Stop in today and take advantage of the huge savings on Christmas and Winter custom designed door swags, arrangements, wreaths, décor, and so much more! All 50% OFF. We are Open 7 Days A Week from 10am – 6pm. Visit our Facebook page for lots of photos! https://www.facebook.com/NaturallyCountryFloralDesign/ for lots of photos too! Have a Happy New Year from Naturally Country!
Information Technologies & Training, 50 N. Linwood Avenue, Norwalk, 419-663-4500 or 567-805-4147. Spend your lunch hour with us and eat, drink and be educated! Popular software topics will be discussed and also demonstrated by Microsoft Office Specialists. Take this opportunity to enjoy a meal and become familiar with tools to make your job easier! Cost is $20 and includes lunch. Call to sign up today. All sessions are held from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the Conference Room of Information Technologies and Training.
**TRADE SHOW SPECIALS**
Laser Images, 28 West Main Street, Norwalk; 419-668-8348. Visit www.laserimagesohio.com
“Here Today…Here Tomorrow! Quality Service Since 1987” Check out our Trade Show Specials!
Click HERE for our 2017 calendar.
**THE WALL THAT HEALS**
Senior Enrichment Services, 130 Shady Lane Drive, Norwalk; we are bringing the Vietnam Wall to Huron County. "The Wall That Heals" was founded by the "Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund" in Washington D.C. The Wall That Heals will be here from June 22-25, 2017 in Bellevue, at Central Park.
United Fund, 2 E. Seminary St., Norwalk, 419-668-0269; Join us on Wednesdays! Help the United Fund and support our community restaurants at the same time!
Feb. 15: Wakeman Elevator
Mar. 1: Freight House
Mar. 8: Bluto’s
Mar. 15: Jimmy’s Backyard BBQ
Mar. 29: Bohemian Wrapsody
Apr. 5: Cameo at the Creek
Firelands Symphony Orchestra, 334 East Washington Street, Sandusky; 419-621-4800; Visit www.firelandssymphony.com . Join us Saturday, March 18, 2017 for a St. Patrick’s Day Celebration! Téada – an Irish Band. Ensemble Concert with Special Guest Singer and Step Dancer. Call Box Office For Tickets: 877-626-1950.
**LOCAL, PROFESSIONAL SERVICE YOU CAN TRUST**
Union Home Mortgage Corp, 19 Whittlesey Avenue, Norwalk, 419-887-19056 promiseskept
Wanting to buy a home but not sure where to start? Are you or a friend/relative looking to purchase a home in the next month, year? Contact the Todd Lillo Team with Union Home Mortgage Corp. for a free, thorough purchase analysis and pre-qualification review. Todd has been in the mortgage field since 1995. Born & residing in Huron County, Todd looks forward to providing local, professional service. Real estate agents, friends and family trust us and we hope you will too. Call us today at 419-668-9922 or apply online 24/7 at www.toddlillo.com.
**LOVING OUR FURRY FRIENDS**
Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Ave, Norwalk, 419-663-7158, hchumanesociety.org;
Looking for a great way to help the Huron County Humane Society? Here are some fast and easy options that we bet you never heard of!
**MILEAGE RATE CHANGES**
Payne, Nickles & Company, 257 Benedict Ave, Bldg. D.; 419-668-2552. 2017 Standard Mileage Rates Announced…53.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, down from 54 cents for 2016;17 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, down from 19 cents for 2016;14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations. Click here for the full details and call our office with any questions.
Danielion ideals that BLOOM, 14 East Main St., Wakeman; 440-839-2020.
Spring 2017 COURSES
Feb. 18: Fused Glass, 12 pm
Feb. 22: Paper Perfect, 7 pm
Mar. 8: Bulb-A-Palooza, 7 pm
Mar. 11: Glamourous Bride – Flawless Bridal Make-up, 12pm
Mar 18: Spring Wreath, 12pm
Mar 22: Spring Wreath, 7pm
Spring 2017 EVENTS
Mar. 24-26: Hip Hop Pics – Live bunny pictures with a professional guest photographer. Call to set up an appointment.
Apr. 22: Celebrate Local Earth Day – Local Artist Reception. Noon – 3pm
Apr. 29: Prom Pics – Get great pics before the Grand march with a professional guest photographer. Call to set up an appointment.
May 13: Eric Ebinger – Local author & presidential historian portrays a longtime neighbor of Abraham & Mary Lincoln. Discover the seedy, unknown side of the couple as only a neighbor can tell!
Feb 23, 2017
Home and Business Show
Feb 25, 2017
Mar 01, 2017
Mar 02, 2017
Mar 08, 2017
Board of Directors Meeting
Mar 09, 2017